Flooring is the general term for permanent floor covering, or it’s installation . Floor covering describe any finish material applied over a floor structure to provide a walking surface. It refers more to lose-laid materials. Materials almost classified as flooring include carpet, laminate, tile, and vinyl.
Different types of flooring are there in market like:-
Many different species of woods fabricated into wood flooring among two primary forms like plank and parquet. Reclaimed lumber has unique appearance and used in green (environmentally responsible) building.
Carpet is a soft floor covering made of bound carpet fibers or stapled fibers. This type of flooring typically used indoors areas. The quality of a carpet is usually measured in face weight, or how many fibers there are per square inch. The higher the face weight the more plush a carpet will feel. It come in a variety of materials including wool, nylon, olefin and polyester.
Hard flooring is a family of flooring materials that includes concrete or cement, ceramic tile, glass tiles, and natural stone products. Ceramic tiles are clay products which formed into thin tiles & fired. They set in beds of mortar with joints between tiles grouted. Varieties of ceramic tiles include quarry tile, porcelain, terracotta. Different natural stones cut into variety of sizes, shapes, and thicknesses & formed to use as flooring. Stone flooring uses a similar installation method as ceramic tile.